Effects of cod liver oil on tissue antioxidant pathways in normal and streptozotocin-diabetic rats.

@article{Hnkar2002EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of cod liver oil on tissue antioxidant pathways in normal and streptozotocin-diabetic rats.},
  author={Tuğba H{\"u}nkar and Fugen Aktan and Asli Ceylan and Çimen Karasu},
  journal={Cell biochemistry and function},
  year={2002},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={297-302}
}
Lipid disorders and increased oxidative stress may exacerbate some complications of diabetes mellitus. Previous studies have implicated the beneficial effects of some antioxidants, omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in the protection of cells from the destructive effect of increased lipids and lipid peroxidation products. This study, therefore, was designed to investigate the effects of cod liver oil (CLO, Lysi Ltd. Island… CONTINUE READING

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